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An exhibition about the Polish Righteous at the European Parliament

An exhibition about the Polish Righteous at the European Parliament

Added 2011-09-30

From October 4th-7th,  at the European Parliament in Brussels, an...

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The KORCZAK 2011  International Festival of Theaters for Children and Young People

The KORCZAK 2011 International Festival of Theaters for Children and Young People

Added 2011-09-30

The KORCZAK 2011 15th International Festival of Theaters for Children and...

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Jozef’s coat, i.e. something out of nothing

Jozef’s coat, i.e. something out of nothing

Added 2011-09-30

This weekend, at the Migfasz meeting house in Wroclaw, a series of creative...

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The Polish countryside in the face of the Holocaust

The Polish countryside in the face of the Holocaust

Added 2011-09-29

A long awaited book entitled ‘Zarys krajobrazu. Wieś polska wobec...

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Ida Fink passes away

Ida Fink passes away

Added 2011-09-28

Last Tuesday, on September 27th, Ida Fink, an Israeli author writing in...

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Rosh Hashana 5772

Rosh Hashana 5772

Added 2011-09-28

         On the occasion of New Year Rosh...

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Zofia Chomętowska and Maria Chrząszczowa – the chroniclers. Photographs of Warsaw from 1945-1947

Zofia Chomętowska and Maria Chrząszczowa – the chroniclers. Photographs of Warsaw from 1945-1947

Added 2011-09-27

The Archeology of Photography Foundation and the History Meeting House (DSH) invite...

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What will happen to the synagogue in Poznań?

What will happen to the synagogue in Poznań?

Added 2011-09-26

The Aquatic swimming pool, located in the former synagogue building on Wroniecka...

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Let’s celebrate the New Year at Stacja Falenica in Warsaw

Let’s celebrate the New Year at Stacja Falenica in Warsaw

Added 2011-09-23

On the occasion of the Jewish Rosh Hashana festival, the Stacja Falenica cinema and...

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The Polish countryside in the face of the Holocaust

The Polish countryside in the face of the Holocaust

Added 2011-09-23

In October, a book entitled ‘Zarys krajobrazu. Wieś polska wobec zagłady Żydów...

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A war criminal to be extradited?

A war criminal to be extradited?

Added 2011-09-23

The US court has given a green light to the extradition of John (Ivan) Kalymon, who...

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Two years behind bars for promoting racism?

Two years behind bars for promoting racism?

Added 2011-09-22

The prosecutor in Białystok has just brought an accusation to court against a...

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Toruń commemorates Rabbi Kalischer

Toruń commemorates Rabbi Kalischer

Added 2011-09-22

At 46 Szeroka Street, a commemorative plaque was unveiled in memory of Zwi...

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Racist incidents in the Podlasie region

Racist incidents in the Podlasie region

Added 2011-09-22

The General Prosecutor Andrzej Serement has declared that he will meet with the head...

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A Meeting under the banner of ‘Childhood Interrupted’

A Meeting under the banner of ‘Childhood Interrupted’

Added 2011-09-21

The Galicia Museum in Krakow invites everyone to the meeting with Bożena...

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Szubin Jews commemorated

Szubin Jews commemorated

Added 2011-09-21

Today, on September 21st, 2011, a commemorative plaque in honor of the local...

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Yasmin Levy in Poland

Yasmin Levy in Poland

Added 2011-09-21

Yasmin Levy, a famous Israeli Ladino singer, will give a concert in the...

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Matzevot in the fence of a school in Gdynia

Matzevot in the fence of a school in Gdynia

Added 2011-09-20

Fragments of matzevot have been accidentally discovered in a fence of the...

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A popular science conference in Tykocin

A popular science conference in Tykocin

Added 2011-09-20

Today, at the Great Synagogue in Tykocin a popular science conference under...

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Museum of the History of Polish Jews – in the finishing straight!

Museum of the History of Polish Jews – in the finishing straight!

Added 2011-09-20

Press conference, organized by the Museum of the History of the Polish Jews,...

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A Galician town reconstructed

A Galician town reconstructed

Added 2011-09-19

Last weekend, a reconstructed Galician town was inaugurated in Sanok....

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Lower Silesian Jews

Lower Silesian Jews

Added 2011-09-19

On September 21st, 2011, at...

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The World Congress of Jewish Studies

The World Congress of Jewish Studies

Added 2011-09-19

Yesterday the World Congress of Jewish Studies was opened. It will run till...

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The Lithuanian Holocaust Atlas in the making

The Lithuanian Holocaust Atlas in the making

Added 2011-09-17

Lithuania has launched an extraordinary project dealing with the Shoah of local...

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Studies in the history and culture of Jews

Studies in the history and culture of Jews

Added 2011-09-16

The Historical Institite at the University of Warsaw encourages...

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The perpertrators of the recent incidents in the Podlasie region wanted

The perpertrators of the recent incidents in the Podlasie region wanted

Added 2011-09-16

The criminals responsible for racist and nationalist attacks in Podlasie have not...

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A press conference about the Museum of the History of Polish Jews

A press conference about the Museum of the History of Polish Jews

Added 2011-09-16

*On September 19th, this Monday, at 11 am, the Minister of Culture and...

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The Festival of Science at the Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw

The Festival of Science at the Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw

Added 2011-09-15

On behalf of the Jewish Historical Institute (ŻIH) in Warsaw, we would like to...

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Matzevot from Rypin recovered

Matzevot from Rypin recovered

Added 2011-09-15

While renovating Kwiatowa Street in...

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A Jewish cemetery in Białystok desecrated

A Jewish cemetery in Białystok desecrated

Added 2011-09-15

In the Jewish...

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In the memory of Osip Mandelstam

In the memory of Osip Mandelstam

Added 2011-09-14

From September 19th-21st, the Fourth Mandelstam Conference will take place...

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The new semester at the Pardes Yeshiva

The new semester at the Pardes Yeshiva

Added 2011-09-14

 For Pardes Yeshiva students, summer holidays did not mean a break in...

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Hebrew courses at JCC

Hebrew courses at JCC

Added 2011-09-14

The Jewish Community Center in Krakow would like to wholeheartedly invite...

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Religions of the world on tapestries

Religions of the world on tapestries

Added 2011-09-13

From September 13th, 2011, the ‘Religions of the World’ exhibition of...

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The Institute of National Remembrance closed the investigation

The Institute of National Remembrance closed the investigation

Added 2011-09-13

The Institute of National Remembrance closed the investigation into a murder...

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Mathematicians from Poland and Israel meet in Łódź

Mathematicians from Poland and Israel meet in Łódź

Added 2011-09-13

Last Monday, September 12th, opened the Israeli – Polish Mathematical...

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The 90th anniversary of Stanisław Lem’s birthday

The 90th anniversary of Stanisław Lem’s birthday

Added 2011-09-12

On September 12th, 1921, Stanisław Lem, a renowned Polish writer,...

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The Righteous in Sanok

The Righteous in Sanok

Added 2011-09-12

Today, an exhibition devoted to Poles who rescued Jews in the years from...

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A friendship festival in Oświęcim

A friendship festival in Oświęcim

Added 2011-09-12

The Jewish Center in Oświęcim (Centrum Żydowskie w Oświęcimu)...

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Something to listen to

Something to listen to

Added 2011-09-09

This Sunday, Ola Bilewicz will be a guest on the Jenofonia  program, broadcasted from Jena. Bilewicz will talk about Sephardic...

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A meeting and a discussion with Zahawa Kaspi

A meeting and a discussion with Zahawa Kaspi

Added 2011-09-09

A meeting and a discussion with Zahawa Kaspi, the author of a book about Chanoch Lewin, will be organized on Thursday, September 22nd, at 6 pm...

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A conference entitled ‘Women and the Holocaust’

A conference entitled ‘Women and the Holocaust’

Added 2011-09-09

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews has taken patronage of an academic conference entitled ‘Women and the Holocaust: New...

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A photo reportage from Sanok

A photo reportage from Sanok

Added 2011-09-09

We encourage you to view a photo reportage about the...

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A new film by Jan Kidawa-Błoński

A new film by Jan Kidawa-Błoński

Added 2011-09-08

Jan Kidawa-Błoński, a director of the films ‘Skazany na bluesa’ and ‘Różyczka’, the latter of which is the winner...

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The bleak future of the Golden Rose Synagogue

The bleak future of the Golden Rose Synagogue

Added 2011-09-08

The Golden Rose Synagogue in Lviv may be pulled down to be replaced by a luxurious hotel which is to be built specially for the Euro2012...

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The Days of Jewish Culture in Olsztyn

The Days of Jewish Culture in Olsztyn

Added 2011-09-08

Olsztyn residents will have an opportunity to learn more about Jewish culture and history in their region thanks to the Days of Jewish Culture,...

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Talking about Yael Bartany

Talking about Yael Bartany

Added 2011-09-07

The dwutygodnik.com biweekly has published an interview with Sebastian Cichodzki, the curator of the Polish Pavilion in...

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The unknown future of the synagogue in Praszka

The unknown future of the synagogue in Praszka

Added 2011-09-07

  The Jewish Religious Community in Katowice is trying to recover the historical Praszka synagogue, which currently houses the...

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The monument in Puławy restored

The monument in Puławy restored

Added 2011-09-07

Last Sunday, the recently restored monument to Jewish victims of the Second World War was officially unveiled in...

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A Polish candidate for the Oscar prize

A Polish candidate for the Oscar prize

Added 2011-09-06

Previews of the recent movie ‘W ciemności’ (Eng. In the darkness), by Agnieszka Holland, will be screened from this Friday at the...

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Religions in the Podlasie region

Religions in the Podlasie region

Added 2011-09-06

In Białystok, a series of educational workshops entitled ‘Religie Podlasia’ (Eng. Religions in Podlasie), addressed to elementary...

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A lecture at JCC

A lecture at JCC

Added 2011-09-06

On Thursday, September 8th,  a lecture entitled ‘Szkolnictwo żydowskie w okresie międzywojennym’ (Eng. Jewish schooling in...

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Learn mame-loshn!

Learn mame-loshn!

Added 2011-09-05

From mid-September, you will be able to sign up for the autumn school term of the Yiddish course at the Center for Yiddish...

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A march of unity in Białystok

A march of unity in Białystok

Added 2011-09-05

Last Sunday, on September 4th, a March of Unity was organized in Białystok to protest against racist and anti-Semitic acts, which have...

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A meeting at the monument in Jedwabne

A meeting at the monument in Jedwabne

Added 2011-09-05

  Last Sunday, several dozen people met at the monument to the victims of the Jedwabne pogrom to express their opposition to...

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A meeting in Jedwabne will take place this Sunday

A meeting in Jedwabne will take place this Sunday

Added 2011-09-02

This Sunday, on September 4th, a meeting will take place in Jedwabne to show attendees’ strong opposition to devastation of this memorial...

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Jedwabne: anti-Semitic inscritpions removed

Jedwabne: anti-Semitic inscritpions removed

Added 2011-09-02

Yesterday, a cleaning service finished removing anti-Semitic inscriptions that had been painted on the monument to the victims of the massacre...

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Bring Your Own Mandolin!

Bring Your Own Mandolin!

Added 2011-09-02

Ger Mandolin Orchestra is a memorial project and an attempt to reconstruct a prewar Jewish mandolin orchestra from Góra Kalwaria. Avner Yonai,...

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Tryszczyn remembers the execution

Tryszczyn remembers the execution

Added 2011-09-02

On September 3rd, at the forester’s lodge in Tryszczyn, a documentary movie entitled ‘Tryszczyn 1939’ will be screened....

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Hate crimes in Podlasie region

Hate crimes in Podlasie region

Added 2011-09-01

Podlasie has been the scene of racist acts for about a month now. The synagogue in Orla has been covered in paint and fascist inscriptions; the...

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A new book by Hanna Krall

A new book by Hanna Krall

Added 2011-09-01

The Świat Książki publishing house has recently published the newest book entitled ‘Biała Maria’ (Eng. White Maria) by Hanna...

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An appeal of the Never Again Association

An appeal of the Never Again Association

Added 2011-09-01

The ‘NEVER AGAIN’ Association, which has been monitoring racist incidents for years, calls for putting an end to the impunity of...

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Shtetl Community

Shtetl Community

Added 2009-05-24

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